Overview of Special Education

Spring 2018

Description

Course Description: 

This is a survey course recommended for students interested in all types of exceptional learners and a prerequisite to professional preparation programs in the Department of Professional Studies in Education. Content includes (1) an overview of the characteristics, identification, and educational needs of special populations, (2) social, familial, biological, historical, cultural, economic, political, and legal contexts in which special education occurs, and (3) characteristics of effective programs. Includes a service learning experience.

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Comiskey, Joseph V
Location

WWW ONLINE

Class Registration Information

Class #
2563
Course
SPED 343 -
SECT 03
Units
3
Fees
Price TBA:
  • $ / unit
Capacity
28/30
Class Meeting Dates

01/22/2018 - 05/18/2018

Days

TBA

Times
SPED 343 - SECT 03

Overview of Special Education

Class: 2563 Units: 3

M-F 01/22/2018 - 05/18/2018 TBA

Course Description: 

This is a survey course recommended for students interested in all types of exceptional learners and a prerequisite to professional preparation programs in the Department of Professional Studies in Education. Content includes (1) an overview of the characteristics, identification, and educational needs of special populations, (2) social, familial, biological, historical, cultural, economic, political, and legal contexts in which special education occurs, and (3) characteristics of effective programs. Includes a service learning experience.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Comiskey, Joseph V
Location
WWW ONLINE